Native American WomenDiana Steer
Awareness of the woman’s central place in society is crucial to understanding the culture of North America’s first nations. This book celebrates the role and influence of womenas life-bearers and nurturers of family, the earth and spiritual lifewhose contributions are vital to tribal survival. By honoring the strength, creativity and unique perspective of Native American women, this book reflects the unity underlying diverse lifeways. Diana Steer is a writer and researcher on Native American affairs.